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Northwestern Wildcats

Northwestern Wildcats
The WIldcats are the athletic teams of Northwestern University in Evanston, Ill. The school colors are purple and white and all teams compete in the Big Ten conference. The women's lacrosse team has won the National Championship five times and the football team has been ranked No. 1 twice in school history. Famous athletes include Joe Girardi, Mike Adamle, Luke Donald, Betty Robinson, Todd Martin, Otto Graham and Matt Grevers.
The WIldcats are the athletic teams of Northwestern University in Evanston, Ill. The school colors are purple and white and all teams compete in the Big Ten conference. The women's lacrosse team has won the National Championship five times and the football team has been ranked No. 1 twice in school history. Famous athletes include Joe Girardi, Mike Adamle, Luke Donald, Betty Robinson, Todd Martin, Otto Graham and Matt Grevers. « Show less

Top Northwestern Wildcats Articles

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  • Maryland men's basketball will play home-and-home against Indiana, Michigan State next year

    Maryland men's basketball will play home-and-home against Indiana, Michigan State next year
    After playing its final ACC season without visits from Duke or North Carolina, Maryland will have plenty of heavyweights coming to Comcast Center in the Terps' first year in the Big Ten. Maryland will play host to Michigan State, Michigan, Wisconsin and...
  • NU lacrosse forced indoors again

    NU lacrosse forced indoors again
    The weather has forced the Northwestern women’s lacrosse team to move a second straight game out of Evanston to an indoor facility. The No. 4 Wildcats (3-0) will meet No. 12 Notre Dame (2-2) at the Lake Barrington Field House Wednesday at 8:30 p....
  • Northwestern falls to Nebraska 54-47

    Shavon Shields recorded 17 points and 10 rebounds as the Cornhuskers held off the Wildcats for their seventh straight win at home. Walter Pitchford contributed 10 points and nine rebounds while Terran Petteway scored 10 for Nebraska (17-11, 9-7 Big Ten)...
  • Ex-Northwestern QB opposes effort to unionize university's athletes

    An effort headlined by Northwestern quarterback Kain Colter to unionize athletes at the university doesn't sit well with former Wildcats QB C.J. Bacher. Bacher was left uneasy by testimony at a National Labor Relations Board hearing from...
  • Welcome to Orlando City SC's new home at the Sentinel

    Welcome to Orlando City SC's new home at the Sentinel
    Orlando City has yet to break ground on its new soccer stadium, but the club can claim at least one new home. As the Lions make their transition into Major League Soccer over the next year, the Sentinel is dedicated to increasing our coverage of the...
  • NU edges Minnesota for third straight road win

    Northwestern's reign of terror continued on Saturday against host Minnesota at Williams Arena, as the Wildcats continued to be the story of the Big Ten Conference. Guard Trey Demps hit a 3-pointer with 55 seconds left, breaking a 52-52 tie and lifting...
  • Varsity basketball playoff roundup: Glenelg boys upset Atholton, 61-54, in 3A East section semifinals

    Visiting Glenelg built its lead to 12 points in the second half and came away with a 61-54 upset of No. 10 Atholton (19-4) in a Class 3A East boys basketball sectional semifinal Wednesday. The Raiders cut the lead to six points with 59 seconds left, but...
  • Matt Murschel: A college union is an impossible dream, but another cry for change to NCAA

    Matt Murschel: A college union is an impossible dream, but another cry for change to NCAA
      When Kain Colter stood up in front of the media Tuesday, it wasn’t as a star college football player. Those days are done, but it didn’t stop the former Northwestern quarterback from making what some believe to be a game-changing play....
  • ESPN's Dick Vitale answers five good questions

    ESPN's Dick Vitale answers five good questions
      Dick Vitale has had a front-row seat to some of the greatest games over the last 35 years of broadcasting college basketball. That includes last Friday’s overtime thriller between Syracuse and Duke – one of the best games of the season...
  • USC baseball shows signs of life with sweep of Northwestern

    Absent from the NCAA baseball playoffs since 2005, 12-time champion USC has been struggling to rid itself of mediocrity, and this weekend's three-game sweep of visiting Northwestern could be a step in the right direction. Second-year Coach Dan Hubbs has...
  • Another NU lacrosse win streak ends

    Another NU lacrosse win streak ends
    The Northwestern women’s lacrosse team was involved in a second straight streak-breaking game Sunday. Once again, what snapped was a long string of Wildcat victories. This time, Northwestern lost to Ohio State for the first time in 11 games...